Posted by on March 26, 2018 at 11:26 am

“I was paid to travel to Brighton, stay in a hotel, and attend a social media conference. I haven’t been on it yet, but I’m sure I’m going to learn a lot more about social media, and especially using it as a tool for business” All throughout the year we run undergraduate and graduate internships in

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Posted by on March 13, 2018 at 10:59 am

“Attending the assessment centre was important for my future as it allowed me to meet potential employers…” Current students and recent grads of the University are now able to apply for the Huddersfield Employability Fund. The purpose of the fund is to provide financial aid to any student / graduate who needs it to develop

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Posted in Author - Lewis Andrews Careers Service Employability EmployableME Huddersfield Employability Fund Uncategorized


Posted by on March 5, 2018 at 10:18 am

Alumni success story – Ruth Claire Name: Ruth Claire Company name: FootAsylum Position: Garment Assistant Technologist   Working at Footasylum, no two days are the same. It is a fast-paced environment and very dynamic in that you can find yourself multitasking and switching between roles during shifts. For example, one day, I may be doing

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Posted in Author - Sam Pursglove Careers Service Employability EmployableME Employers


Posted by on January 18, 2018 at 10:39 am

“Students are now able to apply for Sky Betting & Gaming’s graduate schemes in: Commercial, Software Academy, Operations, Finance and Data Analytics.” Current Sky Betting and Gaming Compliance Officer Hayley Doherty gives us an insight on what it’s like to work for Sky Betting and Gaming and an insight into her student experience. Alumni success

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Posted in Author - Sam Pursglove Careers Service Employability Graduate Recruitment Graduates


Posted by on November 9, 2017 at 4:31 pm

“Current students & recent grads of the University are now able to apply for the Huddersfield Employability Fund.” The purpose of the fund is to provide financial aid to any student / graduate who needs it to develop their career and employability skills. Huddersfield Employability Fund – Workshop in Poland Introduce yourself- please include your name,

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Posted by on May 19, 2017 at 2:06 pm

  “How do I get myself a graduate job?” This is a question we frequently get asked within the career service, and one that can often be difficult to answer. A common goal for almost all students is to get themselves a graduate job at the end of their course, but the harsh reality is

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Posted by on May 2, 2017 at 9:36 am

  Alina took part in The Huddersfield Graduate Programme last year and shares her experience of the process and success in her role! About You Full Name Alina Chiriceanu Where are you from Bucharest, Romania Course title Product Design (BA) Course start year 2012 Course end year 2015 About your internship employer Company name Visual

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Posted by on April 4, 2017 at 9:57 am

  Save money whilst looking for a job You know it makes sense…keep your part time job going whilst job searching for your ideal job post-graduation. Making sure that you are still working shows commitment and willingness to work. It also means you don’t have to miss out on having a bit of fun on the

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Posted in About Author - Grace Lenihan Final Year Graduate Recruitment Graduates SME


Posted by on March 28, 2017 at 10:01 am

Have you heard of the Huddersfield Graduate Programme? At the end of April, we will be offering an array of 10 week paid internships with local SMEs exclusively for University of Huddersfield graduates. Don’t be put off with the term “internship”, all roles that have been secured for you are at a graduate level with

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Posted in SME The Huddersfield Graduate Programme


Posted by on March 7, 2017 at 11:08 am

Name: Errietta Kostala Company name: FairFX Position: Software Architect What did you want to be when you grew up? I guess it was a variety of things that changed over time. I think the first thing I wanted to be was a teacher, but then it changed to a video games tester because I thought it would

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Posted in Author - Grace Lenihan Employability Final Year Graduates Guest Blog International Students Opportunities Work Experience